University Police

Welcome to the University Police Department at SUNY Potsdam!

  • We are located on the first floor of the Van Housen Hall Extension.
  • On campus, we can be reached by dialing 2222 from any college phone or by activating any of the 27 emergency blue phones located throughout the campus.
  • Off campus, we can reached by dialing (315) 267-2222.
  • By Fax: (315) 267-2002
  • By Mail:
    University Police Department
    SUNY Potsdam
    Van Housen Extension
    44 Pierrepont Avenue
    Potsdam, NY 13676

Department Hours:  University Police is open 24-hours per day, every day.

Parking Division Hours:  8 a.m. - 4: p.m., Monday - Friday

Note: Extended hours may be offered at the beginning of each semester.  Call University Police for more info.


  • Civil Service Exam - November 16, 2013
    The deadline to apply for this exam is October 2, 2013.  View the NYS Civil Service website for application information.

    Fliers can be picked up on the SUNY Potsdam campus at the University Police office.

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